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NUST MISIS Students Win AMC Makeathon 2018

On March 17-18, 2018, the AMC Makeathon 2018, organized by the American Cultural Center in Moscow through the support of the U.S. Embassy, was held in the Russian capital. The hackathon was held for students and young specialists interested in the development and support of websites, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and UI/UX design.

Spring is Here!

On March 21st, 2018, the celebration of the International Holiday Nowruz took place at the NUST MISIS Commune House. The event program included folk dances, folk songs, and national cuisine from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

NUST MISIS Enters the TOP-10 Universities Focused on Practical Education

NUST MISIS has entered the TOP-10 of the first ranking of higher education institutions focused on practical education. The study was prepared by the educational platform Changellenge, which is based on the results of 10 case-championships held in 2017, which attracted 15,000 students from more than 150 Russian and international universities.

NUST MISIS Enters the TOP-30 of the QS World University Rankings by Subject

NUST MISIS has entered the TOP-30 of the QS World University Rankings by Subject in “Engineering-Mineral & Mining”, rising one spot from 2017. The University has also strengthened its positions in the three following subjects: “Materials Science”, “Physics & Astronomy”, and “Engineering-Mechanical”, rising by a staggering 100 spots in all 3 subjects.

“Living bandages”: NUST MISIS Scientists Develop Biocompatible Anti-burn Nanofibers

A group of NUST MISIS’s young scientists, for the very first time in Russia, has presented a new therapeutic material based on nanofibers made of polycaprolactone modified with a thin-film antibacterial composition and plasma components of human blood. Biodegradable bandages made from these fibers will accelerate the growth of tissue cells twice as quickly, contributing to the normal regeneration of damaged tissues, as well as preventing the formation of scars in cases of severe burns.

NUST MISIS Agrees on Cooperation with Leading Universities

Representatives of 15 foreign universities visited NUST MISIS as part of the International Scientific Symposium “Miner`s Week-2018”. Agreements on international cooperation in the field of education and science were reached as a result of the round table discussion “The internationalization of education in the mining field”.

NUST MISIS’s History in Photos

The opening ceremony of the historical photo exhibition created as part of the celebration of NUST MISIS’s 100th anniversary—marked from the creation of the Moscow Mining Academy, NUST MISIS’s predecessor—was recently held at the University.